Company: VENN GROUP (BIRMINGHAM)
Job Type: Permanent, FullTime
Locum Housing Appeals Solicitor – West Midlands– Hybrid Working – 3 months initially– up to £45 per hour
Venn Group’s specialist legal team are pleased to be recruiting for a Locum Housing Appeals Solicitor to join an excellent Public Sector Organisation in the West Midlands. This assignment will be for an initial period of three months subject to likely possible extension thereafter.
The role will require office presence once a week for the foreseeable future, dependent on government restrictions and will include advocacy work. The Client are ideally seeking someone to take on the position on a full-time basis due to the contentious nature of the role however part-time applicants will be considered.
The ideal candidate will have prior Housing experience working within a Local Authority with a bias for Homelessness Appeals and Judicial Reviews as a Qualified Solicitor or Barrister.
Duties may include:
Hold a full caseload of housing matters including issues such as Homelessness appeals and Judicial reviews
Negotiating costs and instructing other lawyers on housing matters
Attending County Court on behalf of Clients including assessing eligibility for appeals
Any other Housing work
An attractive hourly rate of up to £45 per hour Umbrella is offered for this position dependant on experience.
Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates
At Venn Group, we endeavour to respond to all applications within 48 hours. However due to the volume of applications we receive we may not be able to respond to all applications individually.
If you have not heard from us within a 48-hour timeframe, please consider that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion